Bill Cooke and his cows, Colehouse near, Riddlecombe, February 1975
Standing stones Scorhill Circle, Gidleigh, January 1986
George Ayre and Jo Curzon spraying a... Addisford, Dolton, July 1985
Filling sacks with apples Westpark Farm, Iddesleigh, November 1986
Percy and Alice Shaxton No Place, Ebberley, October 1975
Preparing teas at a cricket match Dolton, August 1974
Archie Parkhouse sheltering in a shed Millhams, Dolton, November 1974
Dennis Harris bringing in the hay Lower Langham, Dolton, August 1980
Girdling the church Hatherleigh, 27 May 1976
Jim Hutchins ringing in the New Year Dolton, January 1973
Image of James Ravilious
by Alan Winn.
WELCOME. Towards the end of the last century, James Ravilious created an "endless tapestry" of life in rural north Devon. This site holds digital scans of the 1,700 negatives which he regarded as his finest work.
High quality prints of the images on this website can be purchased online, please see individual images for details.
The photographs on this site are protected by copyright law